Janet R. Carter

Janet Carter’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and arbitration, with an emphasis on cross-border disputes and cases involving international and foreign law issues. She has represented a diverse group of clients, including pharmaceutical companies, telecommunications companies and universities, in cases involving contract, tort, employment, art and antiquities law, and constitutional law. She also has extensive experience in appellate litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Carter clerked for Justice O'Connor at the US Supreme Court and Judge Posner at the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

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  • Education

    • JD, New York University School of Law, 2001

      magna cum laude Order of the Coif; Managing Editor, New York University Law Review
    • BA, Philosophy, University of Otago, 1995

      First Class Honors
  • Admissions

    • New York

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Sandra Day O'Connor, US Supreme Court, 2003 - 2004

    • The Hon. Richard A. Posner, US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 2001 - 2002